What’s on your mind this weekend, Bleeding Heartland readers? This is an open thread: all topics welcome.
The Iowa Democratic Party’s conventions in the four Congressional districts yesterday elected 29 delegates and four alternates for the Democratic National Convention as well as members of various party committees.
Unlike 2008, when Barack Obama gained significant ground at Iowa’s county and district conventions, this weekend’s allocation of delegates for Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders was the same as what would have been predicted based on the February 1 precinct caucus results. The Iowa Democratic Party released this table on April 30:
I’ll update this post later when the full lists of delegates and State Central Committee members become available. Some notable results are after the jump.Continue Reading...